Commercial Manager in Reading - Evenbreak

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Reading, England
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Full Time
Date Posted
8 days ago

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Commercial ManagerPosted: 24 Aug 2022Closes: 12 Oct 2022



Permanent & Full-time

Job DescriptionDo you want to work for a company whose purpose is to improve society by considering social outcomes, and to transform businesses, communities, and opportunities for it's employees? Mott MacDonald is a global consultancy whose people do exactly that.   We are seeking a Commercial Manager who demonstrates a passion to work collaboratively with our client teams to deliver their complex projects to time, cost and quality with a commitment to safety.A bit about the teamOur portfolio of defence projects offers an extensive range of programme support capabilities to defence agencies, including the UK Ministry of Defence (MOD), and several other worldwide defence sector service suppliers. Mott MacDonald are looking to hire project controls professionals in both the junior and mid-level band.What you will contribute to the team; Ability to develop contracting and procurement plans.Preparing tender and contract documentation.Managing tender processes.Managing contracts, including contractual obligations. Negotiating with Industry including pricing negotiations, contract terms, risk and reward as well as establishing Intellectual Property Rights. Developing commercial governance procedures, processes and systems.Managing eSourcing and/or eEvaluation systems.Providing administrative duties on contracts and procurement processes for client teamAdhering to appropriate Public Procurement Regulations. Working effectively with stakeholders, inside and outside of client organisation, to ensure successful outcomes and wider team deliverables. Develop and supervise commercial staff and sharing knowledge and expertise. Potential travel required in advert either 2/3 days a month or once a week depending on projectCandidate SpecificationRequired for the position of Commercial Manager; Educated to Degree level or equivalent Professional Membership (or working towards professional membership) with an applicable professional organisationMust have existing security clearance (SC or higher) and hold a UK passportProven track record in commercial delivery, in defence (preferred) or other sectorsGood knowledge and application of commercial management methodologies, including NEC4 and NEC3.Ability to operate both autonomously and as part of a larger teamFlexibility to travel and work in different sectors and clientsPreferred, but not required  Good research and analytical skillsExcellent oral and written communication and organisation skillsEssential Soft skills include, leadership, flexibility, self-motivation, effective listening, persuasion, creativity, collaborative style, insightfulnessComputer literacy in Microsoft applicationsWorking knowledge of commercial management software and toolsIf you meet 80% or more of what we're looking for, please still apply. We understand not everyone will meet all the requirements, but you might have skills we didn't know we need.  Job ProfileAbout the business unit The Advisory and Programme Delivery(APD) unit delivers management services in all the sectors that Mott MacDonald operate in the Built Environment, Defence, Energy, Water, Transportation and, Education, Health and Care. TheUnit delivers services to projects ranging in scale and complexity up to 20bn, through the technical disciplines of Programme Management, Project Management, Project Controls, Scheduling, Cost Management, Estimating, Infrastructure Finance, Management Consulting, Digital Consulting and Education, Health and Care Management. How to applyTo apply for this role, please complete our 15-minute application via our website. Our talent acquisition coordinators aim to provide feedback within 5 working days with the outcome of your application. More information about our application process can be found here. If you have any questions regarding your application or the role, please reach out to the dedicated recruiter listed who will be more than happy to help. Mott MacDonald is Work180 accredited - which means we actively support and encourage women to join our work force! Benefits we offer:  Pension matched up to 7%  Life insurance An annual professional institution subscription  Continuous development opportunities - because we want you to thrive Agile/flexible working - because life isn't 9-5 Enhanced parental leave; shared parental leave policies - for parents and care givers Annual company performance bonus scheme - Subject to company performance Flexible benefits that suit you, including cycle to work & interest free season ticket loans . The opportunity to make a difference; learn more about our social outcomes  Other InformationEquality, diversity and inclusion We put equality, diversity and inclusion at the heart of our business, seeking to promote fair employment procedures and practices to ensure equal opportunities for all. We encourage individual expression in our workplace and are committed to creating an inclusive environment where everyone feels they have the opportunity to contribute. If you have a disability and would prefer to apply in a different format or would like us to make reasonable adjustments to enable you to apply or attend an interview, please contact us at and we will talk to you about how we can assist. Agile working At Mott MacDonald, we believe it makes business sense for you and your manager to choose how you can work most effectively to meet your client, team and personal commitments. We embrace agility, flexibility and trust. More about Mott MacDonald We're a global engineering, management and development consultancy. Our purpose is to improve society by considering social outcomes in everything we do, relentlessly focusing on excellence and digital innovation, transforming our clients' businesses, our communities and employee opportunities. A fundamental part of this is respecting each person's differences and striving to meet their needs. Our values: progress, respect, integrity, drive, excellence
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